Project Worker Part Time job in Barrow at Sanctuary Group

Project Worker - Part Time

Company: Sanctuary Group

Location: Barrow UK

Date Posted:Mar 15, 2018

We provide a range of environments for those who need extra support to live independently, from young people and those with disabilities, to the elderly in extra care schemes. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our aims.Project Worker – Part Time – Temporary contract for up to 6 monthsSt. Georges House, Barrow-In-Furness£8.82 per hour (rising to £9.28 after 12 months, subject to satisfactory performance) - subject to April pay review15 hours per week – Wednesday and Friday, 9am-5pm Why work for us?We support vulnerable people to live as independently as possible, by building their confidence and skills to realise their potential.We are a national organisation but we think locally. We support people through supported housing, move-on accommodation, CQC registered services and floating support. We specialise in services for young people, homeless families and individuals, people with physical disabilities, learning disabilities and people with mental health needs and families fleeing Domestic Abuse.We are seeking a Project Worker to make a real difference to the lives of our resident. At St. Georges House we provide support enabling our clients with a range of complex needs to achieve their potential and live more independently within their community. If you want to make a positive impact to people’s lives, this is a rewarding opportunity to come and work within an established and experienced team.The role of Project  Worker will include:* Undertaking all housing management tasks within the accommodation service* Helping maximise clients income, budget planning, paying their rent* Supporting to encourage client choice and involvement* Developing clients daily living skills* Assessing clients needs, writing and updating support plans* Working with statutory and non-statutory agencies on behalf of the clients, actively encouraging choice and involvement, or acting as an advocate when requiredSkills and experiences:* Previous experience of working with clients with learning disabilities* A sound knowledge of housing management including voids and arrears management and an understanding of occupancy agreements* Excellent interpersonal, organisational, listening and time management skills* The ability to work on your own initiative as you will be required to source innovative solutions to problems that allow residents independence to be enhanced* Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word & Excel or similarReady to join us?As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer a comprehensive reward and benefits package appropriate for the role that you do, including:* A pension scheme, with matching contributions from Sanctuary up to set limits* At least 25 days paid holiday, rising to 30 days after 5 years service (pro rata)* Family friendly arrangements, including opportunities for flexible working* Health and well-being plans* A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers* Tax efficient savings through our Cycle to Work scheme* A wide range of learning and development opportunities* The full time equivalent for this role is 37.5 hoursClosing Date: 29 March 2018     We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.‘For an insight into what it’s like to work for us, take a look at on Twitter’Building Equality and Diversity We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for. Sanctuary Supported Living is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association and Sanctuary Home Care Limited, both exempt charities.--To apply : View full job description
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